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Palo Alto Woman's Club

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Palo Alto Woman's Club
475 Homer Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Telephone: 650.321.5821
Email: info@womansclubofpaloalto.org
http://womansclubofpaloalto.org/

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Description : 1. Minutes dating from Club's founding in Sept. 1894 through 1914. 2. June 1894-August 1894: Club organized by 24 members who adopted and signed a Constitution (Mary Campbell elected President). 3. Sept. 1894-Aug. 1895: Proposed sewerage system and beautification of Palo Alto. 4. September 1895-August 1896: Raised money for a library, supported Suffrage Convention and proposed building a Woman's Club hall. 5. Sept. 1896-July 1897: 100 members, Raised money for and established a...
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Source: 320 Pages of 320: Document (11 x 12 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
by Palo Alto Historical Association
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Description : Speech presented at Palo Alto Historical Association on October 4, 2009 by Margaret Feuer, Christine Shambora, and Aino Veira da Rosa. Files were created by Palo Alto Historical Association and preserved by the California Preservation Program .
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 4, 1997 – May 5, 1997. 2. Newsletters: June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1997, Jan., Feb., March, April, May, June, Sept., Oct., Nov., and Dec. 1998, Jan., Feb., March, April, May and June 1999. 3. Margaret Rodgers Feuer was elected President, 121 members, membership recruitment and increase of activities, business meeting combined with regular member’s meeting, lunch served at member’s meeting. 4....
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Source: 205 Pages of 205: Document (9 x 11 in.)
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 3, 1992 - May 3, 1993; Incomplete Minutes and Financials from June 1993 – May 1994. 2. Newsletters: June, Oct. and Nov. 1992, Feb., March, April and June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1993, Jan., Feb., March, April, May and June 1994. 3. Margaret “Boots” Gould was elected President, 52 members, Celebration of Club Centennial, Fashion Show, updating of Clubhouse and recruitment of new members, Clubhouse...
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Source: 144 Pages of 144: Document (9 x 11 in.)
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 1991 - May 1992. 2. Mrs. Gladys May was elected President, 62 members, hosted Loma Prieta District meeting, Fashion Show, $1,000 in charitable contributions. 3. Board Meetings, Business Meetings and Member’s Meetings from June 3, 1991 – May 6, 1992. 6. Financial Statements from June 1991 – May 1992. 7. Newsletters dated: Oct., Nov., Dec. 1991, Feb., March, April and May 1992. Call Number: Book 90...
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Source: 65 Pages of 65: Document (9 x 11 in.)
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 1989 - May 1990; Incomplete records for June 1990 – May 1991. 2. Mrs. Marvin (Dorothy) Arbuckle was elected President, 52 members, California Federation of Women’s Clubs Awards, Fashion Shows, Structural Report from Rinne and Peterson Engineers, WW 11 Club Veterans honored (Frances Payne and Jane Barrett). 3. Meetings from June 7, 1989 - June 5, 1989: Board Meetings, Business Meetings and Member’s...
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Source: 98 Pages of 98: Document (9 x 11 in.)
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 2, 1999 – May 2, 2001. 2. Newsletters: June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1999, Jan., Feb., March, April and May 2000; June, Sept., Oct. Nov. and Dec. 2000, Jan., Feb., March, April and May 2001. 3. Emily Renzel was elected President, 138 members, property line survey completed, name tags at luncheons introduced, email notifications sent to members, new Clubhouse furnishings and Office cabinetry. 4. The...
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Source: 194 Pages of 194: Document (9 x 11 in.)
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 7, 1995 – May 7, 1997. 2. Newsletters: June, Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1995, Jan., Feb., March, April and May, June, Sept., Oct. Nov. and Dec. 1996, Jan., Feb., March, April, May and June 1997. 3. Mrs. Ella Vandervoort was elected President, 74 members, continued Clubhouse improvements increased the Rentals income (Margaret Feuer, Chair), inquiry into 501(c)(3) status of Club, last Fashion Show in 1997. Dues and...
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Source: 119 Pages of 119: Document (9 x 11 in.)
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements, Newsletters and Correspondence from June 1988- May 1989. 2. Margaret “Boots” Gould was elected President, 78 members, Clubhouse was almost sold, remodeling of Clubhouse was begun. 3. Meetings from June 11, 1988 – June 5, 1989: Board Meetings, Business Meetings, Member’s Meetings and Special Meetings. 4. Financial Statements from June 1988 – May 1989. 5. Newsletters dated: Sept 15, 1988, Nov. and Dec. 1988, Jan., Feb. and...
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Source: 90 Pages of 90: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
by Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 1994 – May 1995; No Minutes extant. 2. Newsletters: Oct. and Dec. 1994, Jan., Feb., March, April and May 1995. 3. Mrs. Gordon (Georgia) Spears was elected President, 70 members, Celebration of Club Centennial, recruitment of new members from City Council and School Board. 4. Petitioned Pres. Clinton to reinstate National Commission on the Status of Women. 5. Celebrated of 45th anniversary of U.N., discussion of School...
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Source: 30 Pages of 30: Document (9 x 11 in.)
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by Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : Newspaper clippings related to Woman's Club, 1959-1960. Call Number : Book 48A; Object Identifier 6
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Source: 52 Pages of 52: Clipping (11 x 13 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
by Clements, Courtney; Feuer, Margaret Rodgers
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Description : A centennial book conceived as an effort to celebrate the lives of those remarkable women who have shaped Palo Alto community in the past century. Since history often has a masculine bias, this book acknowledged those women whose influence permeates Palo Alto today. Neither living women, nor women described solely in relation to great men, are noted. Included are women who secured suffrage for all California women, educated their sisters about political participation, founded...
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Source: 116 Pages of 116: Book (8 x 10 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
by Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : A script plays back the beginning years of the Palo Alto Woman's Club. The book also includes newspaper clippings about the Club's 50th Anniversary celebration. Call Number : Book 40; Object Identifier 23
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Source: 36 Pages of 36: Document (9 x 12 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
by Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : Includes yearbook and newspaper clippings, 1957-1958, on various news and programs by Woman's Club. Call Number : Book 47; Object Identifier 1
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Source: 30 Pages of 30: Document (13 x 13 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
by Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : Founded in March 1941 for women ages 16 to 35. 13 women founded the Junior Club of Palo Alto. Call Number : Book 81; Object Identifier 28
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Source: 6 Pages of 6: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
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Description : Includes a newspaper clipping from 'The Citizen' with poem 'Another Star', which was a Suffrage Campaign Song for California; Page 126 from Minutes of Suffrage Convention (note Annie Corbert, Frances Rosebrook are listed); Constitution and By Laws of the Independent Equal Suffrage League of Palo Alto, Press Committee and Officers (Emily Karns is President). Minutes of ESL Meetings: February 28, 1911-June 6, 1911; May 1914 - finances of Young Republican Club; April 17, 1916 -...
Topics: californiarevealed, 1910-1919, Community organization--California, Women--United...
Source: 137 Pages of 137: Manuscript (8 x 10 in.)
Palo Alto Woman's Club
by Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : Report of community improvement programs by Woman's Club, 1971-1972. Call Number : Book 56; Object Identifier 9
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Source: 213 Pages of 213: Book (9 x 11 in.)
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Description : Women's Club of Palo Alto celebrated its Centennial with a reception on March 13, 1994. The book is a collection of color photos and newspaper clippings of the event. Call Number : Book 65B; Object Identifier 11
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Source: 29 Pages of 29: Photograph Album (9 x 11 in.)